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Soft Touch DKW
Shelridge Yarns
DK (11 wpi) ?
265 yards (242 meters)
100 grams (3.53 ounces)
22.0 to 24.0 sts = 4 inches
US 6 - 4.0 mm
100% Wool - Merino
plied
yes
  • Care:
  • Superwash

This is the enduring favourite among Shelridge Yarns. Fine, superwash Merino wool is spun into a smooth, strong, soft, versatile yarn. We dye it by hand in more than 50 near-solid shades, the same palette we use for our fingering-weight yarn, Ultra.

DKW Knitting Yarn Specifications

  • 100 g Skeins – Approximately 250 yds per skein
  • 4-Ply Yarn
  • 100% Merino Wool
  • Superwash fibre - we recommend gentle machine wash in cold water; lay flat to dry
  • Stocking Stitch Gauge - 23-24 stitches = 10 cm/4 inches using 4mm/US6 needles

Recommended Uses

  • Ideal for cardigans, sweaters and vests, hats, mitts, scarves
  • Excellent stitch definition in detailed multi-colour and cable knitting projects

popular colorways

Azure

19 stashed

7 projects

Black

27 stashed

17 projects

Brown

22 stashed

3 projects

Cardinal

7 stashed

16 projects

Caribbean Waters

23 stashed

13 projects

Celery

13 stashed

7 projects

Clover Flower

21 stashed

10 projects

Cornflower

13 stashed

12 projects

Ecru

20 stashed

20 projects

Evergreen

22 stashed

12 projects

Green Apple

15 stashed

6 projects

Ice Blue

12 stashed

11 projects

Iris

25 stashed

19 projects

Lilac

18 stashed

9 projects

Linen

14 stashed

9 projects

Marsh Marigold

5 stashed

15 projects

Mint

14 stashed

11 projects

Moss

10 stashed

12 projects

Natural White

28 stashed

16 projects

Navy

25 stashed

17 projects

Peacock

31 stashed

17 projects

Plum

18 stashed

15 projects

Pumpkin

13 stashed

12 projects

Pussywillow

23 stashed

31 projects

Raspberry

32 stashed

35 projects

Robin S Egg

20 stashed

11 projects

Rust

15 stashed

8 projects

Sage

13 stashed

11 projects

Spring Green

16 stashed

12 projects

Storm

11 stashed

11 projects

Straw

10 stashed

10 projects

Forest

10 stashed

12 projects